Brisbane Convention Bureau

Convention center
Guest Rooms18,500
Guest rooms at 1 hotel523 guest rooms
Special event venues75
Average room rateA$161.50
Daily food costA$102.00
Occupancy rate77.5%
Tax rate10%

Why choose Brisbane?

With intuitive infrastructure, flexible venues, unrivalled leisure and business experiences, and the helpful and knowledgeable Brisbane Convention Bureau on hand to help, choose Brisbane as the host city of your next conference, convention, meeting, incentive or business event. Brisbane is acknowledged as a centre of excellence in bio-medical, biopharmaceutical and human therapeutics, diagnostics and clinical trials. It is home to the world-renowned Queensland Institute of Medical Research, The Pharmacy Australia Centre of Excellence and the Translational Research Institute which is the vision of Professor Ian Frazer, the scientist and researcher who developed the world’s first cervical cancer vaccine. Brisbane’s aptitude for attracting and encouraging innovation, industry leadership and emerging talent presents a unique chance to access world-class thought leaders and keynote speakers who enrich a conference experience with their expert knowledge, global networks and on-the-ground support.


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Distance from airport

  • Brisbane Airport (BNE)

    12 km from city center


Local Attractions

Urbane Restaurant

5 minutes away
Prepare to be surprised and delighted – the degustation uses top-quality local produce including herbs from a vertical garden in the back laneway and honey from its rooftop. Opt for a five or seven-course degustation with a glass (or two) of wine from a carefully-curated wine list.

OTTO Ristorante

5 minutes away
Located four storeys up in 480 Queen Street with panoramic views overlooking the river and the Story Bridge, Otto is dishing out Italian cuisine inspired by southern Italy. Every course is a delight, the wine list is extensive and the service is all-star.

Convention Centers

  • Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre

    With venues to suit events from the intimate to the extravaganza, experienced event planners, the latest in event technology and award winning catering combine to make Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre a compelling choice.

  • Royal International Convention Centre - Brisbane

    The Brisbane Showgrounds is home to the state-of-the-art Royal International Convention Centre (Royal ICC), a four and a half star Rydges Hotel and vibrant King Street dining hub, making it a sought-after and leading events destination.


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